Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in Phorum
|Vulnerable Versions:||5.2.18 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||August 8, 2012 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||August 8, 2012|
|Vendor Fix:||August 24, 2012|
|Public Disclosure:||August 29, 2012|
|Latest Update:||August 24, 2012|
|Vulnerability Type:||Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered vulnerability in Phorum, which can be exploited to perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.
|Upgrade to Phorum 5.2.19|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23109 - https://www.immuniweb.com/advisory/HTB23109 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in Phorum.|
 Phorum - http://www.phorum.org - Started in 1998, Phorum was the original PHP and MySQL based Open Source forum software.
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